Joseph Waddy - Assistant to the President/ Vice President

Joe Waddy

Joe began his career at Dan's Supreme Key Food in 1988 at the age of 16.  He was a part-time clerk for five years and was promoted to full-time in 1993.  In 1998 Joe joined the Local 1500 staff as a Membership Servicing Representative, then moving to the position of Union Representative in 2003.  Since then he's represented Local 1500 throughout NYC's five boroughs, New Jersey, Nassau and Suffolk Counties. In May of 2016 Joe was appointed Assistant to the President and elected as Vice President on the Local 1500 Executive Board.  His duties include overseeing the Field Staff and collective bargaining.

He has been a delegate to the NYC Central Labor Council, Westchester/Putnam Central Labor Body and is currently serving as a delegate to the Long Island Federation of Labor.  His dedication to the labor movement has helped him excel at serving Local 1500 members.  Joe also serves as a trustee on Local 1500’s Welfare Fund. 

In 2005, Joe and Aly were married.  Joe is a native New Yorker, having lived in Brooklyn, Queens, and now in Suffolk County with Aly and their daughter Kiana and son Jaden. 

Phone: 800-522-0456 ext.1304


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